The IEEE Orange County Computer Society
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Welcome to the IEEE Orange County Chapter of The Computer Society.
Information about the Orange County Chapter of The Computer Society and the activities we sponsor.

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IEEE Orange County Venues

Brandman University
16355 Laguna Canyon Road
Irvine, CA 92618
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    UCI University Club
801 East Peltason Drive
Irvine, CA 92697-5625
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The Hotel Hanford
3131 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

714- 557-3000
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Orange Coast College
2701 Fairview Rd.
Costa Mesa, California 92626
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    UCI MDEA Auditorium
UCI Bldg # 311
Irvine, CA 92697
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Doubletree Club
7 Hutton Centre Dr.
Santa Ana, CA, 92707
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IEEE Orange County eMail Lists
To subscribe/unsubscribe to the Computer Society's email lists:
    (Contact our List Manager volunteer c.ruther (at) for help with ** email lists, only)

1) OCCS Meeting Announcements email list (click here to auto-subscribe)**
2) The GameSIG Announcements email list (click here to auto-subscribe)**
3) IEEE Volunteers of Orange County Committee email list (click here to auto-subscribe)
4) IEEE Jobs email list (or post Help Wanted Ads) (click here to auto-subscribe)
5) Join SoCal Science Cafe for both IEEE and non-IEEE science presentations (click here to auto-subscribe)

To Volunteer for the GameSIG, please contact our volunteers chair (Dr. Don V Black) at 1-949-548-1969 or email gamesig (at)

Presentation Title, Link to Video, Link to PPT/PDF
2010- See our YouTube channel - OCCSieee
Oct 26, 2009 iPhone Video: The Future of Mobile Computing William C Fisher, President
Quicksilver Software
Sept 28, 2009 iPhone Video: Ubiquitous Parallel Computing Dr. Stephen Jenks, PhD
Hiperwall, Inc
May 19, 2009 iPhone Video: Broadband Access Communications Prof Tho Le-Ngoc, PhD
McGill University
Mar 23, 2009   Video: Embedded SoC & ASIC Verification Tony Fama
CoWare, Inc
Feb 23, 2009   Video: Developing Software for the PS3/Cell Platform (120MB) Mike Acton
Insomniac Games
Jan 26, 2009   Video: Leveraging Semiconductor Micro-fabrication in Cell Biology (488MB) Dr Elliot E. Hui
Oct 27, 2008   Video: Commercializing Your Invention (136MB) Jeff Greenberg

Download Gordon Watson's 09/24/07 presentation:
Entrepreneurship For Engineers

Download William Fisher's 06/25/07 presentation:
Mobile Game Development: True Stories from the Front Lines

Download Dr Stephen Jenks' 01/22/07 presentation:
Multi-threading for Multi-core Architectures

Download Brian Fargo's 10/23/06 presentation:
How to Survive in the Video Game Business

Download Dr John Preskill's 11/28/05 Quantum Computing presentation:
Putting Weirdness to Work: Quantum Information Science

Download Dr Larry Smarr's 10/24/05 After the Internet presentation:
The OptIPuter Project, From the Grid to the LambdaGrid

Click here for six years of IEEE-OC Computer Society Past Presentations, online.

NOTE on Continuing Education Units (CEU's)

For some presentatons, members can acquire 0.2 Continuing Education Units in a frameable certificate from the IEEE, for $20.00. The CEU's will be registered with the IEEE and the IACET. The certificates will be provided by the chapter in about 6 weeks. Request the CEU certificate application at the door when you register for the presentation.